Family Storytime Spotlight: Night Sounds

For every post I share a new storytime plan, I'm also going to try and share a plan from last year at my former library system. We had so much fun that I never got around to blogging about! Here's a plan I presented with a mixed-age family group when our monthly focus was phonological… Continue reading Family Storytime Spotlight: Night Sounds

Baby Storytime Spotlight: Toys & Tots

Here was a fun baby storytime plan from December! This was my first official "solo storytime" with my mentor observing at my new library: *Sing: Good Morning to You Welcome/Introductions: What is Baby's Favorite Toy? Every week (if our group is small enough) I encourage the caregivers to introduce themselves, their baby and share a… Continue reading Baby Storytime Spotlight: Toys & Tots

Flannel Friday: One Block Two Blocks

Whipped up this easy peasy flannel rhyme for baby storytime in December and I'm FINALLY getting around to sharing it! This fun flannel goes great with a shapes, imagination, construction, play or toy storytime theme: One Block, Two Blocks One block, two blocks, Three blocks, four. Five blocks, six blocks, Seven blocks, more! Eight blocks,… Continue reading Flannel Friday: One Block Two Blocks

Baby Storytime Spotlight: Kisses & Cuddles

I am so behind with sharing storytime plans! Here's a sweet baby storytime from last week on Valentine's Day: *Sing: Good Morning to You Welcome/Introductions: How Does Baby Melt Your Heart? Every week (if our group is small enough) I encourage the caregivers to introduce themselves, their baby and share a fun fact. This morning… Continue reading Baby Storytime Spotlight: Kisses & Cuddles

LSC Journal Club: Social Emotional Learning & Libraries

After a long hiatus, the Denver Metro Area chapter of the LSC Journal Club finally met again in January to discuss social-emotional learning and libraries! We had lots of snacks to sustain us during our long discussion. Who Are We? What is the Library Services for Children Journal Club? We’re a local group of youth… Continue reading LSC Journal Club: Social Emotional Learning & Libraries